Flashcards in Reading: The Rise of Instrumental Music Deck (8)
3 main sources of instrumental music in the Baroque:
3. Vocal music.
A piece consisting of a series of dances.
A composition written systematically in imitative polyphony, usually with a single main theme, the fugue subject.
Sectional pieces in which each section repeats certain musical elements while others change around them.
Organ virtuoso in which the three main sources of isntrumental music are all evident.
Especially in Baroque music, a written-out composition in improvisational style, generally for organ or harpsichord.
A lively, fugue-like composition, one of several 16th and 17th Century genres of instrumental music.